Tech Tutoring

Tech Tutors assist BGSU students to gain knowledge and work effectively with the technology they are required to use at BGSU.

The Learning Commons is always willing to help; however,

Students are encouraged to contact ITS for issues concerning accessing software, printing, wireless and network access, and passwords.

Graduate Students are encouraged to contact Thesis & Dissertation Services for assistance formatting Electronic Thesis and Dissertations (ETD), as well as OhioLINK submittal, accessibility, and Acrobat Pro requirements.

Faculty are encouraged to contact The Center for Faculty Excellence for issues regarding the incorporation of technology into their practice and classrooms.


Tech Tutoring is available for Canvas, Zoom, Qualtrics, and the following programs/packages:

Adobe Creative Suite
  • Photoshop
  • Illustrator 
  • InDesign
  • Premiere Pro
  • XD
  • Acrobat DC 
MS Office 365
  • PowerPoint
  • Excel
  • Word 
  • SharePoint/OneDrive
  • Publisher
  • OneDrive/SharePoint
Google Suite
  • Google Docs
  • Gmail
  • Google Drive

Tech Tutoring appointments are available for the following programs/packages:

  • Autodesk Rivet 
  • AutoCAD
  • Autodesk
  • Camtasia
  • 3DS Max
  • Rhino
  • VRAY
  • Lumin
  • SolidWorks
  • ANSYS

For assistance with statistical software packages like SPSS, R, or SAS, please contact The Learning Commons Math and Stats Lab to determine availability. The Lab can be reached by emailing tlc@bgsu.edu or by calling 419-372-2823.

Tech Tutors only support BGSU software: this does not include MATLAB, Mathematica, SQL, Python, or other coding languages/programs. We recommend consulting your professors, TAs, LAs, or the internet for help regarding these programs!



Fall 2021 In-Person TECH Drop-In Schedule 

The following schedule lists times when a Tech Tutor is available in-person and students are welcome to drop-in.
Please visit the Learning Commons front desk to check-in for tutoring.

Space is limited. 

SundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
  10am - 12pm3pm - 5pm2pm - 4pm 



Inquiry form

For a software package/program not listed as supported, please complete the Inquiry Form to determine if tutoring is available.

If you have any questions or concerns, please email tlc@bgsu.edu or call 419-372-2823.